Dune Buggy Ride in Huacachina Ica
Riding on sand buggies and sliding down the immense dunes on a board are the activities most enjoyed by travelers when they visit the Huacachina oasis in Ica.
Now is your chance! Accept this challenge and venture into the warm sands of the Ica desert in a high-speed buggy.
The buggy ride has a duration of 01 hour in group service and 01 hour and 30 minutes approx. in private service.
Meeting point: Carola Lodge Hotel in Huacachina.
We will start at the meeting point Carola Lodge Huacachina. Our driver will take you to the port.
Then we will board the buggies and start an unforgettable experience over the Ica desert. During the ride in the sand buggies, we will observe the whimsical sand formations and a beautiful desert landscape that will connect us with the universe.
When we arrive at the top of the dunes, our instructor or guide will explain to us about the safety and styles to descend using regular boards (sandboarding), after a brief practice, we will begin with the exciting descent over small, medium, and large dunes.
Before ending the buggy ride in Ica, we will have time to stop at a natural viewpoint to take pictures of the sunset.
We will return to the starting point in Huacachina itself where you can stay longer to enjoy the beautiful charm of the oasis of America.
Before doing this activity we recommend you to do the Winery tour in Ica.
Does not include:
- You can book this tour up to 12 hours in advance.
- We offer group departures and private services.
- The tour is conducted in two languages: English and Spanish.
- Level of demand: A high level of physical fitness and a good state of health is required.
- Camera/video camera
- Light clothing
- Windbreaker (in winter)
Frequently Asked Questions
The price may vary depending on the season and schedule. Our rate is $15 for the entire year 2022.
They are also called tubular cars or buggies.
Yes, as long as it is a private tour that can go at the pace desired by the parents. Shared tours are not suitable, as most travelers prefer the adrenaline rush.
From January to May at 16:00 and from June to December at 16:30. This is because during the afternoon the sun and sand do not burn as much and you have the opportunity to see the sunset.